The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 70 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.82% 4.31% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 5.26% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 13
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,100 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
678 532 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.48% 81.85% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 531 470 411
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 14 £33,000 -5.03% 8
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 20 (55.56%) C#
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) MVC
3 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
4 16 (44.44%) OO
5 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
5 11 (30.56%) CSS
6 10 (27.78%) Web Services
7 9 (25.00%) OOP
7 9 (25.00%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.22%) QA
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) MySQL
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (19.44%) JIRA
9 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
10 6 (16.67%) TDD
10 6 (16.67%) CruiseControl
10 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 6 (16.67%) Physics
10 6 (16.67%) LINQ
10 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 6 (16.67%) JUnit
2 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) NUnit
4 3 (8.33%) InstallShield
5 2 (5.56%) Xcode
5 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.78%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) MSTest
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Software Developer
3 12 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Graduate
6 7 (19.44%) Junior Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Junior
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior Java Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
4 10 (27.78%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.67%) LINQ
7 5 (13.89%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) WPF
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
10 1 (2.78%) Yii
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (2.78%) Laravel
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.67%) Physics
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Online Gambling
6 1 (2.78%) Social Gaming
6 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) MVC
3 16 (44.44%) OO
4 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.00%) OOP
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.33%) OOD
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Game Development
8 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.56%) B2B
8 2 (5.56%) B2C
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 1 (2.78%) SOA
9 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.78%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (13.89%) PHP5
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) VBScript
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) Zend
2 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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